Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft App-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 750 945 829
Rank change year-on-year +195 -116 -85
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 480 267 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 1.91% 1.19% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 294 228 406
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.76% +7.89%

Microsoft App-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 25,191 22,379 25,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.43% 12.60% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20,381 18,845 21,478
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft App-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V.

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +168 425 £50,000 - 36
London +113 217 £60,000 +9.09% 17
UK excluding London +53 210 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Midlands +47 75 £50,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands +66 65 £50,000 +33.33% 2
South West +17 45 £50,000 +8.11% 2
North of England +39 35 £50,000 +11.11% 6
South East -10 35 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Yorkshire +43 23 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East of England +2 13 £46,000 +2.22% 6
North West +14 11 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East Midlands 0 10 £48,000 +37.14%
Wales +16 4 £40,210 +11.33%
Scotland -34 3 - - 3
North East - 1 £80,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 449 (93.54%) Windows
2 340 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 331 (68.96%) SCCM
4 284 (59.17%) Active Directory
5 272 (56.67%) Citrix
6 249 (51.88%) Office 365
7 227 (47.29%) Windows 10
8 217 (45.21%) VMware
9 193 (40.21%) XenApp
9 193 (40.21%) XenDesktop
10 187 (38.96%) Windows Server
11 186 (38.75%) PowerShell
12 183 (38.13%) ITIL
13 175 (36.46%) Windows 7
14 157 (32.71%) Microsoft Azure
15 143 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
16 130 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
17 126 (26.25%) Application Packaging
18 123 (25.63%) Hyper-V
19 122 (25.42%) Microsoft Office
20 118 (24.58%) VMware ESXi
21 114 (23.75%) NetScaler
22 112 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
23 108 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
24 104 (21.67%) Customer Requirements
25 102 (21.25%) Presales
26 96 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
26 96 (20.00%) MSI
27 94 (19.58%) Service Delivery
27 94 (19.58%) MCSE

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 62 (12.92%) MS Exchange
2 38 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (5.21%) IIS
4 17 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.25%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.25%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.63%) GroupWise
6 3 (0.63%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.42%) Confluence
8 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 122 (25.42%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 249 (51.88%) Office 365
2 157 (32.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (7.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 28 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (3.96%) IaaS
6 17 (3.54%) OneDrive
6 17 (3.54%) PaaS
7 13 (2.71%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 13 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.83%) SaaS
9 3 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 114 (23.75%) NetScaler
2 40 (8.33%) DNS
3 36 (7.50%) Remote Desktop
4 34 (7.08%) DHCP
5 17 (3.54%) SAN
6 16 (3.33%) TCP/IP
7 12 (2.50%) WAN
8 11 (2.29%) LAN
9 9 (1.88%) Firewall
9 9 (1.88%) Wireshark
10 8 (1.67%) Network Security
10 8 (1.67%) Skype
10 8 (1.67%) SSL
11 6 (1.25%) iSCSI
11 6 (1.25%) NAS
11 6 (1.25%) VPN
12 5 (1.04%) Internet
13 4 (0.83%) PuTTY
14 2 (0.42%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.42%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.88%) SQL Server 2014
2 9 (1.88%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (1.67%) Big Data
4 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.21%) MySQL
4 1 (0.21%) OLTP
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 96 (20.00%) MSI
2 39 (8.13%) InstallShield
3 24 (5.00%) AdminStudio
4 11 (2.29%) WiX
5 5 (1.04%) Wise Package Studio
6 4 (0.83%) WinDbg
7 3 (0.63%) JIRA
8 1 (0.21%) AutoIt
General
1 91 (18.96%) Finance
2 30 (6.25%) Banking
3 26 (5.42%) Investment Banking
4 20 (4.17%) Retail
5 10 (2.08%) Front Office
6 8 (1.67%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.46%) Publishing
8 4 (0.83%) Advertising
8 4 (0.83%) Back Office
9 3 (0.63%) Local Government
9 3 (0.63%) Marketing
10 2 (0.42%) Law
10 2 (0.42%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
11 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 114 (23.75%) Architect
2 78 (16.25%) Desktop Support
3 61 (12.71%) Technical Architect
4 55 (11.46%) Consultant
5 49 (10.21%) Desktop Engineer
6 44 (9.17%) Solutions Architect
7 37 (7.71%) Analyst
8 33 (6.88%) SCCM Engineer
9 32 (6.67%) Applications Packager
10 29 (6.04%) Citrix Specialist
11 26 (5.42%) Support Analyst
11 26 (5.42%) Technical Consultant
12 25 (5.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 25 (5.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 23 (4.79%) Citrix Engineer
14 21 (4.38%) Service Analyst
14 21 (4.38%) Technical Specialist
15 19 (3.96%) Citrix Technical Specialist
15 19 (3.96%) Virtualisation Specialist
16 18 (3.75%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (7.71%) Software Packaging
2 28 (5.83%) Web Services
3 12 (2.50%) Middleware
4 10 (2.08%) .NET
4 10 (2.08%) .NET Framework
4 10 (2.08%) Angular 2
4 10 (2.08%) AngularJS
4 10 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (2.08%) CSS
4 10 (2.08%) Dapper ORM
4 10 (2.08%) Entity Framework
4 10 (2.08%) HTML
4 10 (2.08%) LDAP
4 10 (2.08%) MFC
4 10 (2.08%) NHibernate
4 10 (2.08%) WCF
4 10 (2.08%) WPF
5 5 (1.04%) COM
6 1 (0.21%) SAML
6 1 (0.21%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 80 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 59 (12.29%) Self-Motivation
3 43 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (8.96%) User Experience
4 26 (5.42%) Public Cloud
5 25 (5.21%) Computer Science
6 19 (3.96%) Fat Client
6 19 (3.96%) Thin Client
7 13 (2.71%) iPad
7 13 (2.71%) iPhone
7 13 (2.71%) Private Cloud
8 10 (2.08%) Equities
8 10 (2.08%) Fixed Income
8 10 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (1.46%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.46%) Clustering
9 7 (1.46%) PKI
10 6 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (1.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 449 (93.54%) Windows
2 227 (47.29%) Windows 10
3 187 (38.96%) Windows Server
4 175 (36.46%) Windows 7
5 143 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 112 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (5.83%) Mac OS X
8 17 (3.54%) Android
9 16 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (2.71%) Windows 8
10 13 (2.71%) Windows Phone
11 11 (2.29%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.04%) Linux
14 3 (0.63%) Solaris
14 3 (0.63%) Unix
15 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.42%) BlackBerry OS
15 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (38.13%) ITIL
2 126 (26.25%) Application Packaging
3 104 (21.67%) Customer Requirements
4 102 (21.25%) Presales
5 94 (19.58%) Service Delivery
6 77 (16.04%) Project Management
7 61 (12.71%) Application Virtualisation
8 59 (12.29%) Time Management
9 53 (11.04%) Migration
10 51 (10.63%) Line Management
11 48 (10.00%) Business Development
12 42 (8.75%) Software Distribution
13 40 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
14 39 (8.13%) Data Protection
14 39 (8.13%) Problem-Solving
15 38 (7.92%) Desktop Virtualisation
16 34 (7.08%) Mobile Device Management
16 34 (7.08%) Multi-Factor Authentication
17 33 (6.88%) User Acceptance Testing
18 32 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 186 (38.75%) PowerShell
2 46 (9.58%) VBScript
3 43 (8.96%) SQL
4 13 (2.71%) C#
5 10 (2.08%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.25%) VB
7 2 (0.42%) C
8 1 (0.21%) Java
8 1 (0.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 108 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 94 (19.58%) MCSE
3 79 (16.46%) Degree
4 50 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 44 (9.17%) Security Cleared
6 43 (8.96%) ITIL Certification
7 38 (7.92%) Citrix Certification
8 25 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
8 25 (5.21%) MCSA
8 25 (5.21%) SC Cleared
9 23 (4.79%) DV Cleared
10 16 (3.33%) CCA
11 9 (1.88%) MCTS
12 8 (1.67%) MCP
13 7 (1.46%) CCAA
14 4 (0.83%) CCNA
14 4 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.83%) MCDST
14 4 (0.83%) MCITP
15 3 (0.63%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.83%) SLA
2 9 (1.88%) GDPR
3 5 (1.04%) QA
4 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 284 (59.17%) Active Directory
2 193 (40.21%) XenApp
2 193 (40.21%) XenDesktop
3 130 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 123 (25.63%) Hyper-V
5 118 (24.58%) VMware ESXi
6 64 (13.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 60 (12.50%) BitLocker
8 37 (7.71%) vSphere
9 33 (6.88%) Virtual Machines
10 23 (4.79%) XenServer
11 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (1.04%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.83%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.63%) MetaFrame
13 3 (0.63%) NDS
13 3 (0.63%) NetIQ eDirectory
14 2 (0.42%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 331 (68.96%) SCCM
2 96 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 83 (17.29%) SCOrch
4 79 (16.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 54 (11.25%) SCVMM
6 51 (10.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 39 (8.13%) vCenter Server
8 30 (6.25%) SCDPM
8 30 (6.25%) SCSM
9 25 (5.21%) SCOM
10 24 (5.00%) WSUS
11 23 (4.79%) vMotion
12 19 (3.96%) WMI
13 16 (3.33%) EdgeSight
14 15 (3.13%) AirWatch
15 11 (2.29%) XenMobile
16 9 (1.88%) Jamf Pro
17 8 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 7 (1.46%) Single Sign-On
19 6 (1.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 340 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 272 (56.67%) Citrix
3 217 (45.21%) VMware
4 87 (18.13%) Ivanti
5 62 (12.92%) Apple
6 46 (9.58%) Capita
7 26 (5.42%) IBM
8 25 (5.21%) Cisco
8 25 (5.21%) Google
8 25 (5.21%) Oracle
9 23 (4.79%) EMC
10 22 (4.58%) SAP
11 19 (3.96%) McAfee
12 18 (3.75%) Altiris
13 15 (3.13%) Adobe
14 14 (2.92%) Symantec
15 12 (2.50%) HP
16 11 (2.29%) NetApp
17 10 (2.08%) Bloomberg
17 10 (2.08%) Reuters